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2015Hirsch, R.M, and Archfield, S.A., 2015, Flood trends: Not higher but more often, Nature Climate Change, 5, 198-199, doi:10.1038/nclimate2551. [get publication]
2015Hirsch, Robert M., Archfield, Stacey A., and DeCicco, Laura A., 2015, A bootstrap method for estimating uncertainty of water quality trends, Environmental Modelling and Software. [get publication]
2015Milly, P. C. D., Julio Betancourt, Malin Falkenmark, Robert M. Hirsch, Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz, Dennis P. Lettenmaier, Ronald J. Stouffer, Michael D. Dettinger, and Valentina Krysanova. "Comment on critiques of “Stationarity is dead: Whither water management?”."Water Resources Research (2015). [get publication]
2014Green, C. T., B. A. Bekins, S. J. Kalkhoff, R. M. Hirsch, L. Liao, and K. K. Barnes, 2014, Decadal surface water quality trends under variable climate, land use, and hydrogeochemical setting in Iowa, USA, Water Resour. Res., 50, 2425–2443, doi:10.1002/2013WR014829.
2014Hirsch, R. M., and De Cicco, Laura, 2014, User Guide to Exploration and Graphic for RivEr Trends (EGRET) and dataRetrieval: R Packages for Hydrologic Data, USGS Techniques and Methods 4-A10, 95p. [get publication]
2014Hirsch, R.M., and Fisher, G.T., 2014, Past, present, and future of water data delivery from the U.S. Geological Survey: Journal of Contemporary Water Research and Education, Universities Council on Water Resources, no. 153, p. 4–15. [get publication]
2014Hirsch, Robert M., 2014. Large Biases in Regression-Based Constituent Flux Estimates: Causes and Diagnostic Tools. Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 1-24. DOI: 10.1111/jawr.12195 [get publication]
2014Murphy, J. C., Hirsch, R. M., and Sprague, L. A.: 2014, Antecedent flow conditions and nitrate concentrations in the Mississippi River basin, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 967-979, doi:10.5194/hess-18-967-2014.
2013Murphy, J.C., Hirsch, R.M., and Sprague, L.A., 2013, Nitrate in the Mississippi River and its tributaries, 1980–2010—An update: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2013–5169, 31 p. [get publication]
2013Peterson, T.C., R.R. Heim, Jr., R. Hirsch, D.P. Kaiser, H. Brooks, N. S. Diffenbaugh, R. M. Dole, J. P. Giovannettone, K. Guirguis, T. R. Karl, R. W. Katz, K. Kunkel, D. Lettenmaier, G. J. McCabe, C. J. Paciorek, K. R. Ryberg, S. Schubert, V. B. S. Silva, B. C. Stewart, A. V. Vecchia, G. Villarini, R. S. Vose, J. Walsh, M. Wehner, D. Wolock, K. Wolter, C. A. Woodhouse, and D. Wuebbles, 2013, Monitoring and understanding changes in heat waves, cold waves, floods, and droughts in the United States: State of knowledge, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 6: 821-834. [get publication]
2012Hirsch, R M, and Ryberg, K R, 2012, Has the magnitude of floods across the USA changed with global CO2 levels?: Hydrological Sciences Journal, v. 57, iss. 1, p. 1-9. [get publication]
2012Hirsch, R.M., 2012, Flux of nitrogen, phosphorus, and suspended sediment from the Susquehanna River Basin to the Chesapeake Bay during Tropical Storm Lee, September 2011, as an indicator of the effects of reservoir sedimentation on water quality: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5185, 17 p. [get publication]
2012Hirsch, R.M., 2012, The Science, Information, and Engineering Needed to Manage Water Availability and Quality in 2050, in "Toward a Sustainable Water Future: Visions for 2050" pp 217-226, editors Grayman, Loucks, and Saito, American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA, 398 pp. [get publication]
2012Medalie, Laura, Hirsch, Robert M, and Archfield, Stacey A, 2012, Use of flow-normalization to evaluate nutrient concentration and flux changes in Lake Champlain tributaries, 1990–2009: Journal of Great Lakes Research, v. 38, Supple, iss. 0, p. 58-67, DOI: 10.1016/j.jglr.2011.10.002. [get publication]
2012Moyer, D.L., Hirsch, R.M., and Hyer, K.E., 2012, Comparison of two regression-based approaches for determining nutrient and sediment fluxes and trends in the Chesapeake Bay watershed: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012-5244, 118 p. [get publication]
2011Hirsch, Robert M., 2011. A Perspective on Nonstationarity and Water Management. Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 47(3):436-446. DOI: 10.1111/j.1752-1688.2011.00539.x [get publication]
2011Sprague, Lori A, Hirsch, Robert M, and Aulenbach, Brent T, 2011, Nitrate in the Mississippi River and Its Tributaries, 1980 to 2008: Are We Making Progress?: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 45, iss. 17, p. 7209-7216. [get publication]
2010Hirsch, Robert M, Moyer, Douglas L, and Archfield, Stacey A, 2010, Weighted Regressions on Time, Discharge, and Season (WRTDS), with an Application to Chesapeake Bay River Inputs1: JAWRA Journal of the American Water Resources Association, v. 46, iss. 5, p. 857-880. DOI: 10.1111/j.1752-1688.2010.00482.x. [get publication]
2010Lins, Harry F, Hirsch, Robert M, and Kiang, Julie, 2010, Water-the Nation‘s Fundamental Climate Issue A White Paper on the U.S. Geological Survey Role and Capabilities: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2008Hirsch, R M, 2008, Book Review of "Oil, Water, and Climate: An Introduction, by Catherine Gautier": EOS, v. 89, iss. 47.
2008Hirsch, R M, Miller, T L, Hamilton, P, and Gilliom, R, 2008, Water Issues Now Facing Our Nation, in Water Resources Concerns in the Next Decade: American Water Resources Association, Impact, v. 10, iss. 3.
2008Milly, P C D, Betancourt, Julio L, Falkenmark, Malin, Hirsch, Robert M, Kundzewicz, Zbigniew W, Lettenmaier, Dennis P, and Stouffer, Ronald J, 2008, Stationarity Is Dead: Whither Water Management?: Science, v. 319, p. 573-574. [get publication]